Latino Ministry

Major activities include:


• A nine-month ESL program

• A Spanish-language based Play ’n' Learn program that works with families and children to advance child development. During the summer the ministry provides an arts and crafts program, timed to coincide with Play ’n' Learn that welcomes neighborhood children.

• An ongoing Baile Folklorica program, now in its sixth year.

• Spanish language lessons for English speakers during the school year.

• Assistance for participating Hispanic community members based on need and available resources, such as helping with connections to naturalization ceremonies, voter registration, and Posada performance.

This nine-month English as a Second Language program is offered during the school year. Childcare is provided.

This Spanish-language based program works with families and children to advance child development. During the summer this ministry provides and arts & Crafts program timed to coincide with Play 'n Learn to welcome and engage neighborhood children.

The Baile Folklorica program is now in its 6th year with classes serving as many as 20 children.